Top of Mind

Series produced by BYUradio/KUMT/KBYU-FM

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Smart, informative conversations and interviews that go beyond mere headlines and sound bites.

Top of Mind goes in depth with experts to give you a greater understanding of what is going on beyond the headlines. Host Julie Rose is a seasoned broadcast journalist and interviewer. She has won multiple Edward R. Murrow awards for writing and regional news coverage. Julie and the Top of Mind team cover topics including politics, science, business, culture and more.


119 Pieces

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Topic 1: NASA’s developed a plan to clean up orbit. Topic 2: For over 40 years, 8th-grade students at Schoenbar Middle School in Alaska have taken ...

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  • Added: Nov 30, 2021
  • Length: 51:50
  • Purchases: 5
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Topic 1: Before we had encrypted emails and security envelopes, people would protect their correspondence with fancy folding. Topic 2: How have J.R...

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  • Added: Nov 23, 2021
  • Length: 51:39
  • Purchases: 5
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Topic 1: A disease called Lewy body dementia is the second-most common type of degenerative dementia after Alzheimer's. But it's a lot less well-un...

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  • Added: Nov 17, 2021
  • Length: 51:46
  • Purchases: 4
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Topic 1: A new book details the financial, emotional, and social strain of incarceration on prisoners and the family members trying to care for the...

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  • Added: Nov 09, 2021
  • Length: 51:45
  • Purchases: 5
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Topic 1: Wampanoag people; Topic 2: UK celebrating the 400th anniversary of the Mayflower voyage; Topic 3: Holiday meal prep

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  • Added: Nov 05, 2021
  • Length: 51:20
  • Purchases: 10
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Topic 1: Unexplained noises. Doors that open by themselves. Do you believe in ghosts? Topic 2: It’s been a stressful year and a half, and sometimes...

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  • Added: Nov 02, 2021
  • Length: 51:44
  • Purchases: 5
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Topic 1: Love Movies? Need Therapy? Cinema Therapy on YouTube is for You; Topic 2: Bellingcat Investigative Journalism is Solving International Cri...

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  • Added: Oct 27, 2021
  • Length: 51:47
  • Purchases: 5
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Topic 1: The cat the helped a Muslim teen survive the Serbian siege of the 1990s; Topic 2: Some of the darkest-skinned creatures on the planet live...

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  • Added: Oct 19, 2021
  • Length: 51:49
  • Purchases: 5
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Topic 1: More and more of the world’s wealth is being stashed away in the US. Why? Topic 2: Most of us are convinced we’d speak up when see sexual ...

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  • Added: Oct 12, 2021
  • Length: 51:50
  • Purchases: 6
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Topic 1: A memoir about autism written by a mother and daughter. Topic 2: The Story of Cascatelli's Invention. Topic 3: Familylect; the dialect you...

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  • Added: Oct 06, 2021
  • Length: 51:38
  • Purchases: 5
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Topic 1: Hunger Games Revolution Symbol Evolves in Real-World Asian Protests; Topic 2: Why There Are So Many Golden Arches in Black Communities; To...

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  • Added: Sep 28, 2021
  • Length: 51:37
  • Purchases: 3
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Topic 1: The Salt We as Humans Use Are Threatening Fresh Water Supplies and Harming Our Health; Topic 2: Flare Bracelet Offers Discreet Way to Call...

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  • Added: Sep 21, 2021
  • Length: 51:45
  • Purchases: 5
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Topic 1: Why the Greatest Threats to America Cannot Be Solved With the World’s Greatest Military; Topic 2: Something’s Toxic at Work and Companies ...

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  • Added: Sep 14, 2021
  • Length: 51:46
  • Purchases: 4
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Topic 1: Following the Civil Rights Trail and Touching the History of the Movement; Topic 2: Why Gifted Youth May Not Want to Skip out on Grade-Ski...

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  • Added: Sep 07, 2021
  • Length: 51:43
  • Purchases: 3
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Topic 1: Civility Rules! Creating a Purposeful Practice of Civility; Topic 2: Disabled Actors Face Double Standards in Casting; Topic 3: Restaurant...

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  • Added: Aug 31, 2021
  • Length: 51:47
  • Purchases: 3
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Topic 1: Leeches are Still Used in Modern Hospitals; Topic 2: Are Beavers Contributing to Climate Change? Topic 3: Super Bowl Champ’s Reading Crusade

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  • Added: Aug 24, 2021
  • Length: 51:42
  • Purchases: 3
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Topic 1: A Century of Firefighting Created Today’s Wildfires; Topic 2: IQ Loss from Pesticides and Flame Retardants; Topic 3: Why Men Are Starting ...

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  • Added: Aug 17, 2021
  • Length: 51:19
  • Purchases: 4
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Topic 1: Will the Cherokee Language Survive? Topic 2: Rent Control—Help or Harm? Topic 3: You and I and Our Relationship

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  • Added: Aug 11, 2021
  • Length: 51:46
  • Purchases: 4
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Topic 1: Worked Over; Topic 2: Digital Nomads; Topic 3: Immigrants and Labor

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  • Added: Aug 03, 2021
  • Length: 51:33
  • Purchases: 13
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Topic 1: The Model Turned Spy Turned Countess; Topic 2: Sending Scientists into the Sky

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  • Added: Aug 02, 2021
  • Length: 51:48
  • Purchases: 1